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The Resource A social history of the bicycle : its early life and times in America, by Robert A. Smith

A social history of the bicycle : its early life and times in America, by Robert A. Smith

Label
A social history of the bicycle : its early life and times in America
Title
A social history of the bicycle
Title remainder
its early life and times in America
Statement of responsibility
by Robert A. Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1918-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Robert A.
Dewey number
796.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1052.U6
LC item number
S6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cycling
  • Cyclisme
Label
A social history of the bicycle : its early life and times in America, by Robert A. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [257]-259
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Hurrah, hurrah, for the merry wheel!" : The early development of the bicycle -- "The sundries cost more than the wheel!" : The bicycle industry and the bicycle craze -- "From 'farmer's rest' to 'bicycler's retreat'" : The economic effects of the bicycle -- "A scientific angel" : The debate over health, religion, morals, and manners -- "Sing a song of bloomers out for a ride" : The clothing revolution -- "It has put the human race on wheels" : The bicycle as an instrument for social change -- "Let him ride to death" : The crazy fringe -- "Diamonds flash from his tie" : Cycle racing: the amateurs -- "Clear out if you value your life" : Cycle racing: the professionals -- "I am the scorcher full of zeal" : The clash between cyclers and non-cyclers -- "Scarcely jackassable" : The drive for better roads -- "The elusive bicycle corps" : The military role of the bicycle -- "Goodbye and hello" : The eclipse and restoration of the bicycle
Control code
314440
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 269 pages
Isbn
9780070584570
Lccn
72003733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)453089
Label
A social history of the bicycle : its early life and times in America, by Robert A. Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [257]-259
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Hurrah, hurrah, for the merry wheel!" : The early development of the bicycle -- "The sundries cost more than the wheel!" : The bicycle industry and the bicycle craze -- "From 'farmer's rest' to 'bicycler's retreat'" : The economic effects of the bicycle -- "A scientific angel" : The debate over health, religion, morals, and manners -- "Sing a song of bloomers out for a ride" : The clothing revolution -- "It has put the human race on wheels" : The bicycle as an instrument for social change -- "Let him ride to death" : The crazy fringe -- "Diamonds flash from his tie" : Cycle racing: the amateurs -- "Clear out if you value your life" : Cycle racing: the professionals -- "I am the scorcher full of zeal" : The clash between cyclers and non-cyclers -- "Scarcely jackassable" : The drive for better roads -- "The elusive bicycle corps" : The military role of the bicycle -- "Goodbye and hello" : The eclipse and restoration of the bicycle
Control code
314440
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 269 pages
Isbn
9780070584570
Lccn
72003733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)453089

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